MSU Extension Suite 201
219 E. Paw Paw Street
Paw Paw, MI 49079
July 18, 2017 | Three square meals a day is a thing of the past. Today busy consumers, especially Millennials, seek methods to supplement nutritional necessities. People considering entering the snack food business are well positioned to take advantage of this trend.
June 6, 2017 | Not having a local grocery is an all too often experience in rural communities. Understanding the reasons is key to developing strategies to overcome this crippling blow to the economic vitality and longevity in small town America.
March 27, 2017 | Every company should know the strengths they are employing to penetrate into the marketplace.
March 27, 2017 | Understand the necessity of performance indicators can provide a business the tools to insure it will be able to reach it is competitiveness.
February 28, 2017 | Every business will need to issue a press release at some time. Speaking with one, clear voice, will allow your company to avoid public confusion.
February 28, 2017 | Cooperative boards of directors are ultimately responsible for their own financial health. Success can be achieved by understanding the co-op’s mission and respectful discussion at the board level within an agreed upon framework.
December 16, 2016 | The Homegrown By Heroes label allows consumers to know that they are helping to support veterans engaged in agricultural-related endeavors.
December 9, 2016 | Federal agencies, state land-grant universities and volunteer groups provide resources to veterans to help ease the change from the military to agricultural endeavors.
December 5, 2016 | The first line of any business is their employees. They produce the product and make contact with the customer. Procuring and properly providing personnel with compensation consistent with their contribution cannot be overlooked.
November 11, 2016 | Not only are the demographic shifting, but the number of new products continues to increase. Understanding brand loyalty is essential for producers and purveyors.